Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) tackle Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Match No.49 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. The competition is of nice significance for KKR, who face sturdy competitors for the fourth and ultimate playoffs spot. The Kolkata based mostly franchise are at present on the fifth spot, with 12 factors from as many matches. Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) occupy the fourth place, as a consequence of a greater internet run fee than KKR, regardless of having the identical tally. SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) additional pose a risk, with 10 factors from 12 matches. CSK are formally out of the race for the playoffs.
Lockie Ferguson has been in good kind for Kolkata, accounting for wickets at common intervals. Shubman Gill additional appears to be in good nick with the bat, having scored a half-century within the earlier league conflict towards Kings XI Punjab (KXIP).
Ruturaj Gaikwad made his presence felt for Chennai within the derby match towards Bangalore, scoring a half-century. Sam Curran has been dependable as an all-rounder.
Chennai Tremendous Kings
Sam Curran: The English all-rounder has made his presence felt for Chennai Tremendous Kings, making certain consistency. Sam helped rescue CSK with a superb half-century towards Mumbai Indians (MI) after the aspect was lowered to 30/6 at one stage. The 22-year-old was equally impactful towards Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), accounting for 3 dismissals.
Faf du Plessis: The South African batsman is amongst the highest run-getters within the ongoing version. Du Plessis has been probably the most constant batsman for CSK, scoring 401 runs in 12 matches at a strike fee of 140.70 and common of 40.10.
Deepak Chahar: The Indian pacer has been top-of-the-line bowlers for CSK, choosing wickets at common intervals. Deepak has accounted for 12 dismissals in as many matches, at a strike fee of 23.
Kolkata Knight Riders
Varun Chakravarthy: The ‘thriller spinner’ has led from the entrance for KKR, along with his five-wicket haul towards Delhi Capitals (DC) drawing reward. Chakravarthy’s performances have resulted in a maiden call-up to the Indian staff for the T20I sequence towards Australia, which can inspire him additional going into the enterprise stage of the event.
Shubman Gill: The younger opener has been one of many high run-getters for KKR, making certain spectacular performances on the high of the order. Gill scored a effective half-century towards Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), stitching a chic partnership alongside skipper Eoin Morgan.
Lockie Ferguson: The New Zealand pacer has been a dependable performer with the ball, after making a late debut towards SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH). Ferguson might have made a delayed entrance within the ongoing version, however he’s making up for a similar in a formidable method.
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